International Student Pre-Orientation

International Pre-orientation mentors meeting international students at the Bloomington airport, August 2019
Pre-orientation, group photo, August 2019  
Leaders of the IMPACT, Engaging Diversity and International Student pre-orientations, August 2019 
Shopping during pre-orientation
Exploring phone options



IWU offers a comprehensive orientation program for International students prior to the arrival of the domestic students. It is called Pre-Orientation. During this  mandatory pre-orientation, information is provided on:

  • Banking
  • Shopping
  • Transportation
  • Information technology
  • Medical services
  • Campus safety
  • Recreational opportunities
  • Classroom expectations
  • Cultural adjustment
  • Immigration compliance

 2020-2021 Academic Calendar

2020-2021 International Student Handbook - English

2020-2021 International Student Handbook - Mandarin

Orientation Schedule,  tentative

Required Move In Day: August 7, 2020 (between 8am-12midnight)

International Student Pre-Orientation:  August 8 - 10, 2020

Turning Titan Orientation: August 11 - 16, 2020